Charles City County, VA

CHARLES CITY COUNTY, situated in the southeast part of Virginia, between James and Chickahoming rivers.  Area, 208 square miles.  Face of the country generally hilly or rolling; soil of middling quality.  Seat of justice, Charles City Courthouse.  Pop. in 1820, 5,255; in 1830, 5,504; in 1840, 4,774; in 1850, 5,200.  (Fanning's, 1853)

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